Category - Senate

Democrat Senators make stances on Iran deal...

Three top ranking Democratic Senators made their stances on the American led international deal with Iran. Democrat Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, Source: theheralding.com

Sen. Bob Corker Statement on Inspections of...

The following is the statement issued on Thursday, August 20th by US Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, on reports concerning the agreement made between UN nuclear watchdog IAEA and Iran on...

Ellen Page Grills Ted Cruz While He Flips...

DES MOINES, Iowa — Iowans assume they’ll see plenty of familiar faces at their state fair as election season heats up, but witnessing a famous actress and a presidential candidate engage in a tense discussion over gay rights...

U.S. Senate blocks Planned Parenthood defund...

Photo Credit: Texas Tribune U.S. Senate rejected Republican efforts to cut off the federal funding of health care organization Planned Parenthood. The long Source: theheralding.com

Republican effort to strip Planned...

A procedural vote fails, but some in GOP say they will force a government shutdown if federal support to the group continues. Source: www.washingtonpost.com

Rand Paul invokes Obamacare as a reason to...

Rand Paul has long supported defunding Planned Parenthood, but on Tuesday he invoked a new reason: Obamacare. Source: www.politico.com

Senate aims to vote on defunding Planned...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is planning to hold a vote on legislation in coming days on a Republican bill halting federal funding of Planned Parenthood, following the release of videos Source: www.reuters.com

McConnell doesn’t have the time for...

McConnell is eager to pass the bill quickly as Congress works to reauthorize a highway funding program before it expires at the end of the month. Source: www.washingtonpost.com